[PATCH] use KB instead of kB for traffic counters
ben+bazaar at benfinney.id.au
Sun Mar 22 01:32:11 GMT 2009
Alexander Belchenko <bialix at ukr.net> writes:
> Ben Finney пишет:
> > I'd like to voice the point that the entire reason for having
> > ratified standards for things like measurement units is precisely
> > that these things *aren't* necessarily at the mercy of personal
> > preferences, but can be expected to conform to the standards.
> > Take that point for what it's worth.
> I want to point that KB is also standard, issued by JEDEC
The JEDEC explicitly notes that the prefixes they mention are
“included only to reflect common usage”, and “This practice
frequently leads to confusion and is deprecated”.
I don't see why those prefixes should be followed rather than the
international standard for unit measurements.
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